Live! By Loews Arlington, TX is part of Loews Hotels, an American luxury hospitality corporation that owns and operates more than 25 hotels across the US and Canada. As part of an experienced hospitality company, TX Arlington Live! By Loews delivers an upscale accommodation experience to the entire Arlington Entertainment District.
The TX Arlington Live! By Loews Hotel and Resort provides unparalleled and easy access to eSports Stadium Arlington and Expo Center, AT&T Stadium, and Globe Life Field, among others.
With approximately 35,000 square feet of outdoor and indoor space, the TX Hotel Live! By Loews Arlington is one of the best Hotels in Arlington for conventions and meetings, and also ideal for sports fans, families, pets, as well as any traveler looking for true Texas hospitality.
Based on my experience, I have prepared this detailed Live! By Loews Arlington Texas review to help you discover everything this great TX hotel offers. As with other hotel reviews, I have visited this accommodation facility frequently, so I’ll only share first-hand information. To learn more, read on.
Live! By Loews Arlington Texas Review: A Quick Overview
Centrally located between Fort Worth and Dallas and within walking distance from the DFW International Airport and Texas Rangers' Globe Life Park, the 14-story hotel features state-of-the-art guest rooms and luxury suites, each with floor-to-ceiling windows and custom décor.
With 300 rooms and suites, Loews Arlington houses several chef-curated food and drink outlets ranging from Bar Bourbon, Cut & Bourbon – lobby lounge, and Arlington Clover Club to River Market – a grab-and-go market, which is a pleasure you won't get in more budget-friendly hotels in the area like Comfort Suites Arlington Entertainment District. During my stay at this hotel, I discovered some top-notch property amenities, including private poolside cabanas and a fitness center with Peloton bikes.
Loews Arlington TX allows its customers to access a wide range of facility amenities, which allowed me to feel both at home and in the office. These facility amenities include valet parking, laptop work desk, a seasonal outdoor pool, a bar/lounge, pets allowed, and children stay free. As a younger guest, my favorite facility amenities were a fitness center with a workout/gym room, rooftop terrace, game rooms, and free in-room WiFi.
Main Amenities and for Families
Based on my observations, Live! by Loews Arlington TX features all the main amenities you need whether traveling for business or leisure. I have traveled with my younger family several times, and this hotel has always been my perfect destination, as it offers adjoining/connecting rooms, daily housekeeping, a terrace, complimentary infant/cots beds, a private bathroom, and flat-screen TV with premium channels.
On top of these family-tailored amenities, Loews Arlington TX features 13 spacious, well-equipped meeting rooms, a business center, a roll-in shower, room service, self-parking, bars/lounges, a poolside bar, and a coffee café/shop.
Although Loews hotels tend to have higher rates than hotels like Hilton Garden Inn Dallas Arlington, South Texas, due to their luxury positioning and the more upscale experience, they are still amazing value for your money.
Room Options and Amenities
The feature I really love about Live! By Loews Arlington TX is the fact that it offers 300 spacious and luxury room options, including 23 suites. The huge windows, from floor to ceiling, offer views of all the nearby attractions, including the AT&T Stadium, Globe Life Park, and Globe Life Arena.
The hotel’s AAA 4-Diamond accommodations come with spacious layouts and natural wood surfaces. They also have comfortable beds and lounges that ensure a warm, calming accommodation feel and, naturally, Live! By Loews Arlington TX utilizes the latest technology guests need for a seamless and smooth stay.
These rooms and suites have signature amenities designed to meet the needs of all visitors, including disabled guests. Some of these amenities include a hair dryer, private bathroom, iron/ironing board, 24-hour room service, refrigerator, 55-inch flat screen smart TV, premium room internet, free WiFi, two telephones, and a spacious work desk.
Rooms and suites for disabled visitors are ADA-compliant and have amenities such as wheelchair accessible path, spacious layout, entrance wheelchair accessible bathrooms with roll-in showers, shower seats available upon special request, ADA equipment and devices for deaf and hard of hearing visitors, and accessible toilets with grab bars.
A Luxury Room Two Queen Beds Corner is a perfect fit for your family, but several other options were available, including Deluxe Room One King Bed, Superior Suite Corner, and Deluxe Room Two Queen Beds. Whether you're alone, with a friend, or family, I assure you that Live! by Loews Arlington Texas has a room to blend smoothly with your unique needs and requirements.
What’s Nearby and Getting Around
The property’s convenient location makes finding fun things to do and see in East Arlington easy. Hotels like Hyatt Place North Arlington Texas are alright if you need a more quiet location, but it could require more transportation to reach major entertainment venues.
On the other hand, Live! By Loews Arlington is next to some of Texas's biggest sports arenas and tourist attractions, as well as a fantastic lineup of great shops, restaurants, and bars. A great road network is also available and links up with airports and train stations in the area, which include Dallas International Airport, Love Field Airport Dallas, Hurst-Bell Station, West Irving Station, and Centreport Station.
My destination was always the Texas Rangers Golf Club, where I booked a tee/coffee time for more fresh air activities. Alternatively, I drove out to Lake Arlington to enjoy some fishing, paddle boarding, kayaking, and canoeing activities.
Other nearby facilities I visited when staying at Live! By Loews Arlington range from Arlington Museum of Art, Gallery at UT Arlington, Arlington Sculpture Trail, and Prairie Premium Outlets, to Irving Convention Center, Arlington Clover Club, and University of Texas at Arlington.
Food and Drink
After staying at this property more than once, I discovered that its dining and drink options are the best in Texas. Live! By Loews TX defines its dining and drink options as affordable, approachable, and locally prepared with the freshest and uniquely picked ingredients. That’s the common link between the hotel and nearby bars and restaurants, including Cut and Bourbon, its signature restaurant.
I always opted for casual settings at Arlington Clover Club, the SOAK pool bar, or the River Market, the grab-and-go spot. I always enjoyed salads, steaks, roast chicken, and other favorites at these dining destinations. Pairing my selections with delicious cocktails, beer, wine, and whiskeys was one of my favorite things. Additional restaurant options on my list were Texas Live, Arlington Live, Wendy’s, Ojos Locos, and Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen.
Cleaning and Safety Practices
Live! By Loews Arlington follows WELL Health Safety Rating (IWBI) standard cleaning and disinfection practices, including using disinfectant to clean the entire property.
These guest safety measures include protective shields at main contact areas, contactless check-out and rooms kept vacant for more than a day between occupations. Other safety measures include personal protective equipment for staff, a security system, individually wrapped food options, and an in-room safe first aid kit.
Required at Check-in and Special Check-in Instructions
I was asked to provide several things, which included a card or cash deposit for incidental concerns and a government-issued photo. To check-in, a guest must be 18 years and above. Contactless check-in and express check-out are available.
The front desk staff of the facility will greet guests upon arrival and allow them to enjoy concierge, luggage storage, and ticket/tour assistance services and provide them with free newspapers.
Children and Pets
Children stay free, pets are allowed at a small fee per stay, and stay service animals free from fees. Extra rollaway beds are available at an affordable fee per night.
Pros and Cons
Does Live! By Loews Arlington Allow Pets?
Live! By Loews Arlington accepts pets. But guests need to pay a fee per stay.
Does Live! By Loews Arlington Have an Airport Shuttle?
Unlike some less luxurious hotels such as La Quinta Inn Suites by Wyndham Arlington, Live! By Loews Arlington doesn’t have an airport shuttle. Guests must pay for taxi services to access the nearest airport.
What’re the Nearest Popular Attractions to Live! By Loews Arlington, TX?
The nearest popular attractions to Live! By Loews Arlington TX include AT&T Stadium and Globe Life Arena. They are 0.5 and 0.3 miles away.
What’re the Hygiene and Cleanliness Measures Currently in Place at Live! By Loews Arlington?
The hygiene and cleanliness measures are in place at Live! By Loews Arlington. They include sheets and towels cleaned at 60oC, cleaning and disinfecting high-touch surfaces, and cleaning the whole facility using a disinfectant.